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Indiana University Bloomington

Doctoral Programs

1960 Notable

From 1960-2013, we prepared nearly 1,200 men and women
for rewarding academic careers — that’s more than any other university.

John Wisneski

Contact Information

(812) 855-2705
wisneski [at] indiana [dot] edu (E-mail)
Business School

  • Senior Lecturer of Management
  • Co-Director of the MBA Consulting Academy


  • Bloomington


  • Ph.D., Indiana University (in progress)
  • M.B.A., University of Notre Dame
  • B.S., University of Dayton

Professional Experience

  • Accenture (1996-2009)

Awards, Honors & Certifications

  • MBA Teaching Excellence Award, 2014
  • Kelley School of Business Trustees Teaching Award, 2013
  • MBA Teaching Excellence Award, 2013
  • MSIS Outstanding Faculty Award, 2013
  • MBA Teaching Excellence Award, 2012
  • MSIS Outstanding Faculty Award, 2012
  • Kelley School of Business Trustees Teaching Award, 2011
  • Kelley School of Business Innovative Teaching Award, 2010-2011
  • MBA Teaching Excellence Award, 2011
  • MSIS Outstanding Faculty Award, 2010

Professional Interests

Strategic problem solving, Management Consulting work processes, Project Management

Current Projects

  • Research on best practice and building a corporate transfer culture.

Selected Publications

  • Wisneski, J.E. (2013).  So, you want to be a business professor?  Business Horizons, 56, 551-559.

  • Wisneski, J.E. (2012). Opps, what did I just buy? Arlington Heights Veterinary Clinic Case Study. (internal Kelley publication).
  • Wisneski, J.E. & McMullen, J. (2010). The Greenhouse Project: If at first you don't succeed, try, try again? (internal Kelley publication).
  • Conlon, E.J. & Wisneski, J.E. (2004, June), Ambiguity and Sunk Cost Effects. Poster session presented at the 2004 Annual Academy of Management Meeting, New Orleans, LA.